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PALO ALTO ISSUES

Our Library System Is In Danger of Closing: We Must Pass Measure "N"

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Original post made by love our libraries on Sep. 30, 2008
Last comment by R.Patrick Carpenter, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:22 pm | 49 comments | 2872 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford offers $124 million in 'community benefits' for hospital expansion

New bike lanes, an expanded shuttle service and a $23.1 million payment for affordable housing are all items the Stanford...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Dorothy Black, on Jun 19, 2009 at 8:49 pm | 49 comments | 3016 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Marshland homeless camp given a reprieve

Residents of a homeless encampment with million-dollar views in East Palo Alto won a one-week reprieve from a small bulldozer...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 19, 2009 at 6:09 pm | 11 comments | 12608 Views

AROUND TOWN

Unique 'solar torch' to light Senior Games in Palo Alto

Former Olympic athletes and local high-tech designers gathered in the Palo Alto Westin Hotel on Tuesday to witness the unveiling...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Senior Party Guy, on Jun 19, 2009 at 5:31 pm | 2 comments | 3318 Views

MOVIES

Patrick Swayze reportedly treated at Stanford for cancer

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Original post made on Mar. 5, 2008
Last comment by alyssa Ibarra, on Jun 19, 2009 at 5:29 pm | 5 comments | 6517 Views

AROUND TOWN

anyone have trouble with the DTV transition?

I live in midtown Palo Alto and use a rooftop antenna to receive broadcast TV. I've noticed an improvement in TV signal...

Original post made by Sarah on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Sarah, on Jun 19, 2009 at 4:58 pm | 21 comments | 4589 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Unemployment and Dueling Health Care Plans

As usual, because the media doesn't understand economics and expect socialist solutions to work, unemployment is always "more...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 8, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 19, 2009 at 2:37 pm | 11 comments | 1820 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Math Survey?

Got an email from PAUSD about a Math survey .. could anyone figure out how to access this survey? I can reach upto the "Math...

Original post made by MidtownMom on May. 26, 2009
Last comment by OhlonePar, on Jun 19, 2009 at 1:41 pm | 8 comments | 2194 Views

AROUND TOWN

Free WEE ME Arts Day for Preschool-Age Kids on Sunday, June 28 at CSMA

Preschoolers & their families will enjoy a day of FREE art & music activities at the Community School of Music and Arts (CSMA)...

Original post made by Community School of Music and Arts on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Community School of Music and Arts, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:55 am | 1 comment | 2008 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Editorial: A breakthrough offer on Stanford hospitals

The rebuilding of Stanford University's two prestigious hospitals — the single biggest development project in Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Cool move, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:52 am | 2 comments | 2083 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police to increase presence at Shoreline concert

A nearly full Mountain View police staff is expected to patrol the Shoreline Amphitheatre's next concert June 26 after six...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by MR. IRONIC, on Jun 19, 2009 at 11:09 am | 7 comments | 2147 Views

SPORTS

Local teams taking shots at JO water polo qualifying

The National Junior Olympics water polo tournament is the largest such event in the world. The 2009 event will feature some...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 19, 2009 at 10:56 am | 1 comment | 2848 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Driver arrested for DUI after Caltrain hits car

The 19-year-old driver of a car that became stuck on Caltrain tracks in Sunnyvale Thursday morning and caused train delays...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2009
Last comment by Kirsten, on Jun 19, 2009 at 10:18 am | 1 comment | 2057 Views

AROUND TOWN

Gunn student remembered as 'smart, funny' classmate who loved music

The Gunn High School student who died in an apparent suicide Tuesday was remembered by friends as smart and funny, a boy...

Original post made on May. 6, 2009
Last comment by Gunn Student, on Jun 19, 2009 at 1:11 am | 90 comments | 7135 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Deadlock continues over planned business tax

Palo Altans may be asked to vote on a new business-license tax in November, but city officials are still split on what form...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Mary Carlstead, on Jun 18, 2009 at 5:54 pm | 12 comments | 2280 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Azevedo, Varellas score for USA men' polo team

Haber, Hansen named to USA Softball roster The United States Men's Senior National water polo team spread the scoring wealth...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
There are no comments yet. 2350 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

No More Pretense, ABC openly gives propoganda control to Obama

http://www.drudgereport.com/flashaot.htm Please read the above. Ok, even I, an admirer of Limbaugh, Levin et al, thought...

Original post made by Perspective on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by Perspective, on Jun 18, 2009 at 2:14 pm | 8 comments | 2124 Views

AROUND TOWN

Stanford drive-through testing shows promise

A simulated drive-through medical clinic tested at Stanford Hospital on Friday has been deemed a success, a doctor said Tuesday. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by Walter_E_Wallis, on Jun 18, 2009 at 7:15 am | 2 comments | 2336 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Drive-through pandemic triage tests readiness

Stanford Hospital & Clinics, in partnership with the U.S. Centers for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC), conducted a drive-through...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2009
Last comment by A Noun Ea Mus, on Jun 17, 2009 at 7:48 pm | 10 comments | 2298 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

New Rules for Town Square

I just read Paul Losch's Holocaust post and what followed. I propose a trial period for Town Square editors where they...

Original post made by stephen levy on Jun. 13, 2009
Last comment by stephen levy, on Jun 17, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 7 comments | 2268 Views
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French Laundry alums to open Palo Alto restaurant
By Elena Kadvany | 18 comments | 14,575 views

Water, baking soda, vinegar and slime
By Cheryl Bac | 0 comments | 1,173 views

Peace Walk and Father's Grief Retreat
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 972 views

 

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